If you have an account with ParkMobile, out of an abundance of caution, Pitt IT recommends you change that password.
Alerts and Announcements
Microsoft Corporation has announced security updates for April that affect Microsoft Office, Visual Studio, and other software.
The system will be upgraded by the vendor to make Qualtrics easier to navigate and provide a more intuitive user experience.
Zoom will be unavailable for up to three hours between 11 p.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. Sunday.
PeopleSoft and PeopleSoft Mobile will be unavailable during vendor maintenance scheduled for the Student Information System (PeopleSoft and PeopleSoft Mobile) beginning at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Mar. 20. This work is expected to last until 7 p.m. on Sunday, Mar. 21.
Pitt IT recommends that users immediately identify and install security updates using Microsoft's Windows Update feature on their computers.
If your department manages updates for your computer, then Office 365 ProPlus should be updated automatically.
Some users may experience errors accessing Campus Experience, Degree Planner, and Schedule Builder while maintenance is in progress.
Anyroam provides access for alumni, parents, and others who do not have an Eduroam affiliation for up to one year.
On Monday, March 1, SANS Institute, Pitt IT’s provider of Information Security training, will replace its current learning platform with a new version. The updated platform will offer new security and phishing training modules inside of a more streamlined and user-friendly layout.
PeopleSoft and PeopleSoft Mobile will be unavailable during vendor maintenance scheduled for the Student Information System (PeopleSoft and PeopleSoft Mobile) beginning at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20. This work is expected to last until 7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 21.
This routine maintenance is necessary to maintain the security, stability, and reliability of the Student Information System.
PeopleSoft and PeopleSoft Mobile will be unavailable during this maintenance period. The systems will be returned to service earlier if work is completed ahead of schedule.
The vulnerabilities affect Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator, Animate, Dreamweaver, and Magento.
Microsoft has announced security updates for February that affect a number of Windows and Office products.
The new captioning feature improves accessibility of Zoom meetings and webinars.
New PeopleSoft/Highpoint Campus Experience (CX) feature helps students and advisors evaluate options and plan a clear path to graduation.
Pitt IT recommends systems admins patch affected systems as soon as possible, prioritizing systems that have low-privileged accounts.
Duo Security, the provider of the University’s multifactor authentication, will require those using U2F security keys to complete a one-time enrollment in web authentication (WebAuthn) beginning on Monday, March 1, 2021.
The Student Information System (PeopleSoft) will be unavailable during an extended maintenance period from 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30, through 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31.
Your pronouns display alongside your username on select pages within Canvas, including commonly used pages such as Inbox, Discussions, and User Profile.
Vendor maintenance will be performed on the Student Information System (PeopleSoft and PeopleSoft Mobile) beginning at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan.23. This work is expected to last until 7 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 24.